Adam Levy Leads Aruba Poker Classic Day 1a

Adam Levy Leads Aruba Poker Classic Day 1a

Tuesday, 6 October 2009

The UltimateBet 2009 Aruba Poker Classic kicked off yesterday, with 188 entrants stumping up $5,500 or qualifying via a generous UltimateBet or Absolute Poker satellite package.

Famous names in the field for Day 1a included UltimateBet pros Adam "Roothlus" Levy, Matt Graham, Scott Ian, "Hollywood Dave" Stann, and UltimateBet icon Phil Hellmuth.

Jon Favaloro managed to finish on top at the day’s end, towering above the field with 88,575 in chips. Gilbert Drolet is chasing him down with 78,000 but way way way behind those two is Larry Sharp on 43,000.

Play resumes later today, when the rest of the UltimateBet pros will try their luck on Day 1b – look out for Annie Duke, Michael Binger, Liv Boeree and Tiffany Michelle in our reports of the next day’s action.


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